Competitive Salary, Full Time, Edinburgh (or nearby) candidates only

About Beer52

We’re the world’s most popular craft beer club, curating a delicious selection of beers for our members from a new country each month. Beer52 is the largest independent buyer of craft beer in the UK, with longstanding and intimate relationships with several hundred leading brewers from across the globe.

Delivered along with our magazine, Ferment, we have helped more than a million people to explore the exciting world of craft beer. Now, we’re branching into wine with Wine52 and launching a disruptive new concept with an ambitious plan for scale.

With a team of over 80, based mainly at our Edinburgh HQ, we are one of the UK’s fastest-growing and most exciting start-ups.

We’re all passionate about craft alcohol and it’s our mission to build the most exciting drinks clubs for our members. To achieve this, we have built a super talented and inclusive team, a great place to work and industry-leading technology and marketing that have secured our position as №1 at what we do.

About the Role

We are looking for an ECommerce Manager to work with others across the business to lead growth within Beer52’s already well-established online shop. Utilising Beer52’s knowledge and understanding of craft beer, and now wine, the online shop is an important part of Beer52’s business.

The online shop curates Beer52’s range of craft beers and wine in an attractive and accessible format for subscribers and others to buy.

You will work with a cross section of the business bridging marketing, buying, operations and customer services. Reporting to the CMO, the role will be responsible for leading the shop end-to-end, working with others across the business, to:

  • Ensure the right selection of beers, wine and other SKUs are on the shop and curated in the right way, utilising best practice around data analysis to inform decision making, selection and curation
  • Negotiate with suppliers to achieve attractive margins, exclusive products and marketing contribution from brands
  • Drive consumers to the website through utilising market best practice for customer acquisition, working closely with the CMO and digital marketing team to devise marketing campaigns and activity
  • Ensure efficient and effective delivery into our warehouse and reliable stock availability, working closely with the logistics team and COO

About You

You should be very organised, analytical, and enjoy solving problems, with a strong attention to detail, ability to pitch our concept to brand partners and negotiate with suppliers.

You will have the confidence to refine and implement the online shop strategy, being data led and working closely with other parts of the business overseeing all aspects of the online shop.

You must have an understanding and some prior experience of

  • Analysing data to inform decision making, including in stock selection and pricing
  • Onboarding new suppliers and managing a consumer retailer product range
  • The principles of digital marketing, online customer acquisition and CRM marketing
  • The key metrics used within ecommerce, including CAC, conversion, AOV and repeat purchase rate

You will be passionate about the products we sell and in delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers.

We are a high growth company in a competitive market — you will be comfortable with this pressure to offer the most exciting beers and wines at a competitive price point, whilst delivering an excellent customer experience. You will plan carefully to drive growth whilst optimising margins.

As a business, we have high ambitions for growth. The online shop is an important part of Beer52’s business, as such this offers an excellent opportunity to develop your career.

Key Requirements:

● 2 years + experience in an ecommerce environment

● Ability to analyse data to make good commercial decisions

● General understanding of cost accounting

● Ability to manage a plan with many moving parts

● Strong planning, communication and presentation skills

● Proficient in Excel

● Self-motivated

● Flexible and adaptable

● Ability to work to tight deadlines

Benefits

● Competitive salary

● 28 days paid holiday per year, paid sick leave, paid bereavement leave, NEST company pension (3% company contribution), private health insurance

● Complimentary 12-pack monthly beer and wine club membership

● Retail discount scheme, cycle to work scheme, great office facilities (yoga studio, gym, staff pub)

● Regular team events and in-house ‘Beer & Wine School’

How to Apply

Please send your cover letter and CV to HR@beer52.com — we look forward to hearing from you!

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